Percutaneous fixation of proximal fifth metatarsal fractures


Journal Article (Chapter)

Fractures of the fifth metatarsal base have garnered a significant amount of attention since Sir Robert Jones' classic description of his own such fracture suffered while dancing.10 Despite numerous publications on the topic, controversy continues to exist regarding nomenclature, classification, indications for surgery, and optimal surgical technique. © 2011 Springer-Verlag London Limited.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Scott, AT; Nunley, JA

Published Date

  • December 1, 2011

Start / End Page

  • 199 - 212

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-1-84996-417-3_16

Citation Source

  • Scopus